Staff & Board


Carrie Little, Executive Director

Carrie Little holds a master’s degree in Criminal Justice Management and Administration from the University of Central Oklahoma and has served as CACO’s Executive Director since March of 2020. Little has over 20 years of experience in the domestic violence and child maltreatment fields. Prior to working with CACO, Little served as Vice President of Administrative Affairs at The Parent Child Center of Tulsa. Before moving to Tulsa in 2009, Little served as the Executive Director of the CART House, the Children’s Advocacy Center serving Canadian County in El Reno, Oklahoma.


Roxanne Mayer, Director of Strategic Initiatives

Roxanne Mayer holds a master’s degree in Nonprofit Leadership from Oklahoma City University and has served as CACO’s Director of Strategic Initiatives since May of 2022. Mayer has over 8 years of experience in the domestic violence, human trafficking, and child maltreatment fields. Mayer also worked in the mental health field while attending college. Mayer gained valuable Children’s Advocacy Center experience by serving as the Executive Director of The CART House, the CAC serving Canadian County in El Reno, Oklahoma. 


Dan Patten – Edwards Capitol Partners, President
Gina South – Choctaw Nation, Juvenile Division Chief, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Office of the Tribal Prosecutor, Vice President
Jill McAbee – Delaware County DCCSAN, Secretary
Rhonda Hudson – Washington County Ray of Hope Advocacy Center, Treasurer

Dustin Albright  – Garfield County Child Advocacy Council, Inc.
Stephanie Bishop – Cherokee Nation, Office of the Attorney General, Assistant Attorney General 
Dr. Tessa Chesher – Oklahoma Complete Health – Child/Adolescent Behavioral Medial Director for Oklahoma Children’s Specialty Program
Dr. Sara Coffey  – OSU Center for Health Sciences, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences &
Oklahoma Department of Human Services, Division of Child Welfare, Director of Clinical Operations
Stephanie Garinger – Love’s Travel Stops and Country Stores – Accounts Payable Manager
Maura Guten – Tulsa County Child Abuse Network
Steven Hahn – Goodwill Industries of Tulsa – Career Center Manager
N. Ann Lowrance – Professor Emeritus (part time faulty) Oklahoma State University
Autumn McMahon – Oklahoma Electric Cooperative 
Stacy McNeiland – Oklahoma County CARE Center 

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Kiauna Maha – Allstate Insurance, Senior Litigation Adjuster